Posted in October 2013

Distinguished Speakers Series Dr. Jim Kirkpatrick Senior Consultant for Kirkpatrick Partners.

The Asian Institute of Finance today hosted its Distinguished Speaker Series 2013, showcasing Dr Jim Kirkpatrick, of Kirkpatrick Partners, the industry standard setter in training evaluation. This by invitation only event was attended by close to 100 industry leaders from across the financial services industry was entitled “Training on Trial”. Dr Raymond Madden, CEO of … Continue reading

Visit by the Lord Mayor of the City of London

CEO of AIF Dr Raymond Madden was recently part of a senior delegation that accompanied Bank Negara Malaysia’s Deputy Governor Mohammed Ibrahim to meet with the Lord Mayor of the City of London Alderman Roger Gifford and representatives from Aberdeen Islamic Asset Management, ING, Gatehouse and Standard Chartered at Sasana Kijang, Kuala Lumpur. Business and … Continue reading

Luncheon Talk on Equal Economic Opportunity

Financial inclusion or inclusive financing is the delivery of financial services at affordable costs to sections of disadvantaged and low-income segments of society. An estimated 2.5 billion working-age adults globally have no access to the types of formal financial services delivered by regulated financial institutions. As part of AIF’s thought leadership initiatives, it hosted a … Continue reading

Roundtable on Financial Instruments “Past, Current & Future Accounting Implications”

Roundtable on Financial Instruments “Past, Current & Future Accounting Implications”

AIF played host to more than 70 attendees at this round table where the implications of the complexities surrounding financial instruments was discussed and debated, specifically from an accounting perspective. Three industry speakers gave their insights and thoughts from their specific angles namely as an accounting standard-setter, a trader from an Investment Bank and an … Continue reading